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Muse: a state of deep thought or dreamy abstraction

Spotlight: Word Play by Amalie Silver



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Blog Tour & Giveaway: Wife Number Seven by Melissa Brown



“Wait.” Porter hopped up from the couch and ran in front of me, closing the door. He turned, forcing me against the wall of the hallway. Then he placed his hands on the wall on either side of me, and stood much too close to me.

My heart thumped inside my chest and sweat formed on the back of my neck. He was trapping me. How could I have been so stupid? Why did I come here? What did I…

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Review: Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover

And there’s that time I was scared to write a less than positive review of a popular upcoming book so I hid in the corner…


amazon Review “After you, Tate,” he says, pushing open his door. No, Miles. I follow. That’s how it is with us. You’re solid, I’m liquid. You part the waters, I’m your wake.”

If I was rating this book based on the quality alone and the quotes I have highlighted, Ugly Love would no doubt be a 5 star read for me. Colleen is a Jedi wordsmith. Ugly Lovehas a lyrical quality to it, especially paired with…

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Review: No Attachments by Tiffany King

3.5**** No Attachments by Tiffany King @BerkleyRomance


Review “There’s a time in everyone’s life when I’m sure they wonder if fate is actually some dude watching from beyond, just waiting for the right moment to fuck with us.”

Ashton has a list and one of her tasks is to have a one-night stand with a stranger. In the podunk town of Woodfalls, everyone knows everyone. So when Ashton sets her sights on Mr. Tall, Dark and Handsome aka Nathan Lockton,…

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I love the Indie but…

You ever noticed that after the “but” it sounds like whatever you previously said is about to be contradicted by what you follow that up with?


I don’t mean that with this post. In fact, let me gush about why I read and love Indie.

  • Author/Reader Interaction 

One of the coolest things about indie authors and social media is having the opportunity to chat with them! Many interact on a daily basis…

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Waiting on Wednesday: How Soon Is Normal by Barbie Bohrman

#WaitingonWednesday: How Soon Is Normal by Barbie Bohrman @barbie_bohrman

newwowWaiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.


Title: How Soon is Normal 

Author: Barbie Bohrman 

Release Date: Fall 2014/Winter 2015

Publisher: Indie


The things seventeen-year-old Charlie Harrison wants are simple: to fit in with her peers, find her purpose in life and make a connection with…

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Review: Tamed by Emma Chase

3 Star* Review + Excerpt: Tamed by Emma Chase




We return to Alexandra’s side and I can tell by his expression that he’s going to ask to be excused again. But then, Drew seems to decide on a different strategy. He smiles deviously. “Hey look—Squeaky’s here.”

“Who?” Alexandra inquires.

Drew gestures with his wine glass. “Curly haired brunette, in the blue dress near the bar.”

Lexi’s head bobs until she spots the lady in…

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Review: Neanderthal Marries Human: A Smarter Romance by Penny Reid

Blog Tour Review & Giveaway: Neanderthal Marries Human: A Smarter Romance by Penny Reid



I was wearing an A-line grey wool skirt that ended just below the knee. On a normal sized person, the skirt would have ended mid-calf. Beneath the skirt I wore black tights. Quinn’s hands snuck under the hem and caressed a path to my thighs, his fingers searching.

“These go all the way up.” He sounded disgruntled at this discovery. There was a visible frown in his voice. I wasn’t…

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I Have a Few Things To Get Off My Chest…

I Have a Few Things To Get Off My Chest…


You ever have one of those days that you just need to unload? Well, today is that day.


I honestly have very little to complain about when it comes to blogging. I love interacting with readers/bloggers and authors! I love being part of this wonderful community and having others to share that love with.


But with the good comes the bad…


And lately I have been experiencing some things that have…

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Thrive Blog Tour: Krista & Becca Ritchie Interview & Giveaway


Thank you so much ladies for coming by and chatting me with! I am such a huge fan of the series and am on pins and needles waiting for Thrive!!!

  1. Describe THRIVE in 5 words or less.


Krista: Two years of madness.

Becca: Crazy fun and emotional times. (Krista totally outdid me on this!)

  1. What is your favorite part of the writing process?

Krista: It has to be a tie between discussing our…

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